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vocab 1& 2

Terms

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inflection
a manner of speaking in which the loudness or pitch or tone of the voice is modified
probity
uprightness; honesty; incorruptibility
rhetoric
study of the technique and rules for using language effectively (especially in public speaking)
paradigm
systematic arrangement of all the inflected forms of a word
phonology
the study of the sound system of a given language and the analysis and classification of its phonemes
disingenuous
not straightfoward; lacking in sincerity; pretending to know less than one actually does
clandestine
secret, executed with secrecy or concealment
orthography
noun; the art or study of correct spelling according to established usage / the aspect of language study concerned with letters and their sequences with words / spelling
succinct
precise expression in few words, concise
syntax
The way in which words are arranged to make phrases and sentences.
scrupulous
marked by close attention to the smallest detail---acting in a correct and honest manner
dissemble
to hide your real feelings or intentions, often by pretending to have different ones . Che giấu, che đậy
spurious
not genuine; false, counterfeit
forthright
directly and without evasion
belie
represent falsely
perfidious
treacherous; disloyal; N. perfidy: treachery
nefarious
extremely wicked
rejoinder
an answer to a reply; or, in general, an answer or reply
cognate
having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.
philology
n. The study of language in connection with history and literature.

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